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A monograph of the pheasants


Published 1918
Topics Pheasants
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statement of responsibility: by William Beebe ... ; in four volumes.

Issued later in abridged form with title: Pheasants, their lives and homes, 1926.

Vols. 2-4 published under the auspices of the New York Zoological Society by H.F. & G. Witherby.

Title in red and black.

Plates have guard sheets with descriptive letterpress.

Plates by: G.E. Lodge; H. Grönvold; A. Thorburn; C.R. Knight (and others); maps signed: Stanford's Geographical Establishment.

Six hundred copies printed.

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Includes bibliographical references and index.

Issued later in abridged form with title: Pheasants, their lives and homes, 1926

Vols. 2-4 published under the auspices of the New York Zoological Society by H.F. & G. Witherby

Title in red and black

Plates have guard sheets with descriptive letterpress

Plates by: G.E. Lodge; H. Grönvold; A. Thorburn; C.R. Knight (and others); maps signed: Stanford's Geographical Establishment

Six hundred copies printed

Includes bibliographical references and index

extracted picklist

SCNHRB (formerly SCAIRB) has copy no. 212 of the limited ed

SCNHRB (formerly BIRDRB) has copy no. 180 of the limited ed

BIRDRB copy has signature stamp on front free endpaper: H.D. Herster

BIRDRB copy has stamp: Smithsonian Institution National Museum, Jun. 20, 1942; accession nos. 319477-319480

BIRDRB copy is in publisher's red cloth binding; gilt-lettered spine and front cover; brown endpapers; top edge gilt


Volume v3
Publisher London, England : Published under the auspices of the New York Zoological Society by Witherby & Co.
Year 1918
Pages 420
Possible copyright status Not in copyright
Language English
Call number 39088008145153
Digitizing sponsor Smithsonian Libraries
Book contributor Smithsonian Libraries
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